Dara Acosta Sánchez

23 Flips | 2 Magazines | 12 Likes | 5 Following | 3 Followers | @DaraAcostaS | Spanish girl who loves fashion, art and design but also science, news and literature

Louise O'Neill: my journey to feminism

I was 15 when I first used the F-word. It’s difficult now, when the biggest female popstars in the world proudly call themselves feminists, to explain how alone that made me feel. I didn’t have an online community such as Rookie or Jezebel or xoJane to reassure me that there were other girls out …

Your DNA Can Now Be Used Against You In Court Without Your Consent

A recent refusal by the Supreme Court means that involuntary DNA collection isn't unconstitutional<p>In 2009, a Maryland county court convicted Glenn Raynor of rape, the verdict hinging on a key piece of evidence: Raynor's DNA samples. However, Raynor didn't give his DNA willingly. After he …

Esta poco conocida droga psicodélica podría curar el asma

Llegó el momento en que el estilo de vida de trabajar en la computadora está afectando demasiado a nuestro cuerpo. Las investigaciones en torno a …

¿Quieres tener un corazón sano? Cuida la calidad (y duración) de tus relaciones amorosas

Todos nos quejamos, algunos más que otros, pero todos lo hacemos o lo hemos hecho. Nos quejamos del gobierno, de un servicio poco amable en un …

12 Super Easy Hair Looks Every Woman Can Do in 5 Minutes

You might be lazy, but these five-minute hairstyles will make you look otherwise.<p>You might be lazy, but these hairstyles won't leave you looking that way.<p><b>1. Party-Perfect Hair:</b><p>Headed to one of your BFF's birthdays and want to kick your look up a notch? Click here to try this gorgeous glam roll …

El impacto de un río maltratado

Este año no habrá cincomarzada. La ciudad de Zaragoza lleva celebrando con esta festividad el triunfo sobre las tropas carlistas desde aquella …

Auroras boreales desde Alaska

Why you really do get that from your father

We may look like our mothers but our genes have more in common with the paternal line, study finds<p>It is good news for put-upon husbands who fear their wife will turn out like their mother-in-law: scientists say that, genetically, we are more like our fathers.<p>A study has found that although we might …

Hay que devolver al Ebro su espacio natural

La fuerza incontrolable del Ebro ha puesto de manifiesto, una vez más, el problema de nuestra relación con los ríos. En el año 2003, una crecida …

Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

How life could develop in the methane lakes of Saturn's moon Titan

Scientists may be one step closer to understanding whether life could have formed in the methane lakes of Saturn's largest moon, Titan.<p>This life, if it exists, would look very different from life on Earth. There is no oxygen on Titan, and the surface temperature is about minus-290 degrees …

This Idea Must Die: Some of the World’s Greatest Thinkers Each Select a Major Misconception Holding Us Back

From the self to left brain vs. right brain to romantic love, a catalog of broken theories that hold us back from the conquest of Truth.<p><i>“To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact,”</i> asserted Charles Darwin in one of the eleven …

Breakthroughs

IT'S NOT SPRING YET!

¡Hola bonitos! Estoy más feliz que una perdiz, el Caribe y Ron Barcelo provocan eso. El grupo de influencers es de 10, nos llevamos todos súper bien, …

9 objetos cotidianos con más probabilidades de causarte la muerte que fumar marihuana

Recientemente un nuevo estudio publicado por una sucursal de la revista <i>Nature</i> calculó el riesgo de muerte asociado a diversas drogas recreativas y …

Five Photoshop Tools to Take Your Images from Good to Great

We hear it all the time, “That photo has been Photoshopped”. Sometimes it sounds like the photo has caught a disease or that Photoshop is some …

12 Fashion Illustrators To Follow on Instagram

On the cusp of Fashion Month, these are the fashion illustrators to follow for their stylish sketches —which are sure to be in full force for the month of shows ahead.<p>On the cusp of Fashion Month, these are the fashion illustrators to follow for their stylish sketches—which are sure to be in full …

¿Una copa de vino al día en vez de ejercicio?

Compuesto en el vino tinto podría tener efectos equivalentes a pasar una hora en el gimnasio<p>¿Disfrutas de tomar una buena copa de vino, pero odias …

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20 striking portraits from the Vanity Fair Oscar Party

For A-listers lucky enough to attend the Vanity Fair Oscar Party, a simple photo booth just doesn't cut it.<p>Instead, <i>Vanity Fair</i> had renowned …